Solar power: Texas plant to juice Meta’s data centre

Iberdrola’s US subsidiary, Avangrid, has kicked off the construction of a photovoltaic plant in Texas, generating 240MW of clean energy for Facebook’s data centre

Sunny skies ahead for Meta as social media giant strikes solar deal

bp has secured a power purchase agreement with Meta for a solar farm in Ohio

bp criticised for big spend on “green” social media ads

The energy giant has allegedly spent more than £800,000 on social media ads showing the company’s investments in low carbon technologies

2021 hailed as record year for corporate PPAs

Businesses purchased 31.1GW of clean power last year, according to a new report

Facebook data centre ‘could put Netherlands’ climate goals at risk’

A small Dutch city has approved design plans of a giant data centre that will allegedly undermine the country’s commitments

Facebook pledges to become ‘water-positive’ by 2030

The social media giant has committed to restoring more water than it consumes for its global operations

YouTube alleged to be world’s ‘highest emitting website’

A new study revealed the websites across the net that produce the highest number of carbon emissions, with YouTube topping the list

Facebook finds mutual friend RWE for solar project

It has partnered with RWE to build a solar plant, which it will use to power its data centre operations in Tennessee

Facebook becomes net zero in its operations

The social network has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 94% in the last three years and is now powered by 100% renewable energy

Facebook invests in new solar and storage project in Mississippi

A 150MW solar and 50MW battery storage facility will support two data centres